Zenith Energy has paid $250,000 to Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Co. (KUFPEC) as a first payment for its acquisition of the Sidi El Kilani concession in Tunisia.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) has signed farm-in agreements with Total on two blocks offshore Cote d’Ivoire.
Vantage Drilling has declared force majeure for two of its rigs, one of which as a result of a coronavirus outbreak.
Total has reported 14 cases of coronavirus at its sites in Congo Brazzaville, including two employees of Total E&P Congo.
Zenith Energy has extracted better still terms from embattled Anglo African Oil & Gas (AAOG) on the sale of the Tilapia oilfield, in Congo Brazzaville.
Piracy increased in the first quarter of 2020, with the Gulf of Guinea continuing to hold its position as the most dangerous waters in the world.
Equatorial Guinea has taken the decision to postpone its Africa Oil & Investment Forum (AOIF) and exhibition, which had been due to take place on June 1, in light of the coronavirus outbreak.
Petroleum Exploration and Production Africa (PEPA) has defended its work in Congo Brazzaville, following a condemnatory report from Global Witness and others.
Zenith Energy intends to drill on the Tilapia licence in Congo Brazzaville in April while planning exploration drilling in Azerbaijan this year.
An offer from Zenith Energy has won a shareholder vote at Anglo African Oil & Gas (AAOG).
A counter offer has emerged for Anglo African Oil & Gas (AAOG), following Zenith Energy’s offer at the beginning of the week.
Zenith Energy has struck a first deal in Africa with an agreement to buy an 80% stake in the local unit of troubled Anglo African Oil & Gas (AAOG) in Congo Brazzaville.
The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) of Switzerland has ordered Gunvor to pay almost 94 million Swiss francs ($94.7mn) for failing to prevent corruption in Congo Brazzaville and Cote d’Ivoire.
Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi is under investigation over a potential conflict of interest in Congo Brazzaville.